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Aug 20- U.S. digital health startup Grand Rounds, which connects patients with medical experts mainly for a second opinion, said it had raised $55 million in new capital. The company, whose customers include Comcast Corp, Costco Wholesale Corp and Evernote, said on Thursday it would use the funds to expand its technology, care team and analytics platform.
One start-up is looking to handle your luggage from your door to the airport without you having to lift a finger.
Indian business giant Tata is investing up to $100 million in ride hailing app Uber as it plans to develop new products and services in India.
The 3-year-old start-up had a loss of $128 million and generated just $3 million in revenue last year, according to documents obtained by Gawker.
Amid a food-delivery boom that's valued Instacart and Blue Apron in the billions, a start-up called ZeroCater is taking a leaner approach.
Chris Best, Kik co-founder and CTO, discusses how he is making money in the mobile messaging market and the lessons he learned from Chinese technology.
Home hire app Airbnb has struck partnerships to expand into China after seeing a boom in users from the world's second-largest economy.
Neil Parikh, Casper co-founder & COO, talks about the science behind mattresses and his company's novel way in delivering them to consumers.
Chris Altchek, Mic co-founder & CEO, discusses the changing era of news and how his startup is attracting a new generation of news readers. Ben Lerer, Thrillist Media CEO, weighs in.
Alan Patricof, Greycroft Partners, discusses startup valuations and why there's likely to be an IPO in their future.
Do companies like Airbnb and Uber need to do more to prevent the sharing economy from becoming the 'scaring' economy? CNBC's Josh Lipton and Jon Fortt discuss.
Discussing whether startup valuations are bubbly, with Divya Narendra, SumZero CEO & co-founder.
STING is a support system for technology start-ups, to help build growth companies in Sweden. Pär Hedberg, CEO of STING, discusses.
Max Cunningham, head of listings & issuer services at ASX, attributes the rise in tech listings on the Australian Securities Exchange over the last 18 months to factors such as higher capital mobility globally.
Phil Hutcheon, founder and CEO of DICE, explains how his company is attempting to innovate ticket booking.
Navid Hadzaad, founder and CEO of GoButler, explains how his start-up will generate income what it will do with its recently secured funding.
Even venture capitalists who are fans of online food delivery say the market appears over saturated.
Just Eat grew from a start-up launched in a basement into a multi-billion dollar company. CNBC caught up with CEO David Buttress to find out more about how it started and where it's going next.
Startups face a lot of red tape, and one of Uber's advisors has launched a new firm to help guide pre-IPO startups. Bradley Tusk of Tusk Ventures, discusses some of the challenges.
While VCs keep pouring money into start-ups at the fastest rate since the dot-com bubble, confidence is waning.